12th Annual CNWA Deadline Approaching In Two Weeks

The 12th Annual CAPE New Writers Awards (CNWA) extended deadline is approaching in just two weeks.

All entries must be submitted electronically to [email protected] by Friday, June 29, 2012 11:59PM PST.

Individual and team submissions are accepted. This contest is open to both CAPE members and non-CAPE members.

Don’t miss this valuable opportunity to win a $4,000 cash prize, the latest Final Draft professional scriptwriting software, a staged reading of your winning script, and exclusive meetings with entertainment industry agents, producers and executives. One winner will be selected from each of the three categories, which are Features, Television, and Hawaii.

For over a decade, the CAPE New Writers Awards has been dedicated to discovering and nurturing Asian Pacific Islander voices and talents. This signature CAPE program has helped launch the careers of numerous writers. Success stories include Aaron Ho (COUGAR TOWN, AUSTIN & ALLY), Alice Wu (SAVING FACE), Christina Choe (I AM JOHN WAYNE), Jaffar Mahmood (SHADES OF RAY), Ken Cheng (WILFRED), Leonard Chang (AWAKE), Thomas Wong (Fox Writer’s Intensive Finalist), Randall Park (THE ERASISTS), and more!

The 12th Annual CAPE New Writers Awards is sponsored by NBC Universal with support from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, the Hawaii International Film Festival, the Honolulu Film Office, the Oahu Film Office, and Final Draft.

For submission materials and detailed guidelines, please visit capeusa.org/CNWA.